Business Article Writer

You Exec is an exclusive membership-based business organization. All our members are business managers, directors, VPs, among others — who work in a corporate environment. We are seeking a writer, familiar with business terminologies, who can write 1,000 to 1,500 word original articles. For each article we expect 3-4 hours worth of research, analysis, or interviews. We plan to assign this writer 3-4 articles per week, that is about $600 to $800 per week.

 

How we work:

  • We pay $200 per article, that is around $0.20 per word.
  • For each article we expect 3-4 hours worth of research, analysis, or interviews. 
  • We pay within 24-48 hours after we publish your article.
  • We only publish original work.
  • If the work does not meet our quality standards we will not publish it.
  • All payments are in USD transferred via PayPal.

 

The ideal candidate:

  • Has already published or is a contributor with Forbes, The Atlantic, New York Times, Huff Post, etc.
  • Has a business degree or is very familiar with business topics, strategies, etc.
  • Can research and write at least two articles per week.
  • Preferred: has an MBA or is a MBA student.

 

Sample Articles:

 

    To apply:

    • Given the sample articles above, think of two or three "tactics" or "strategies" that can help our members develop their careers.
    • In the "Message" field below: (a) include 2-3 links to your past business-related articles, and (b) write the tactics and strategies you'd like to write about, include 5-6 short bullet points summarizing each insight. Make sure the topic is news-worthy and captivating.
    • Consult our Writing Principles & Rules.
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    Business Book Summaries - Apply

    You Exec is an exclusive membership-based business organization. All our members are business managers, directors, VPs, among others — who work in a corporate environment. We are seeking a writer, familiar with business terminologies, who can summarize business books. Each of our book summaries are between 4,000 to 5,000 words — all of our book summaries also have an audio version, which we ask the writer to record.

     

    How we pay:

    • For a 4,000 to 5,000 word book summary we pay $800 USD.
    • We cover the price of the book, you must purchase your book copy via Amazon.
    • For the audio recording, we pay $1 for every minute of sound. That is, for a two-page book summary the audio version should be around ten minutes — and we would pay $10. The sound does not need to be professionally recorded, most of our writers use a smartphone with a basic headphone to record.
    • We pay within 24-48 hours after receiving your article if there are no revisions.
    • We use PayPal to transfer funds.
    • All payments are in USD.

     

    The ideal candidate:

    • Has already published or is a contributor with Forbes, The Atlantic, New York Times, Huffington Post, or similar publications.
    • Has a business degree or is very familiar with business topics, strategies, etc.
    • Works remotely, and is willing to sometimes chat by phone or Skype.
    • Can write at a minimum one book summary per month.

     

    Sample book summaries:

    Here are a few of our book summaries. The ideal candidate should be able to write a similar summary. To write a summary, the only detail we give our writers is the title of the book and the appropriate Amazon link.

     

    To apply:

    • Complete and submit the form below.
    • Include 2-3 links or samples of your past articles.
    • If you have published in Forbes, The Atlantic, New York Times, Huffington Post, or similar publications — include direct links to your articles.
    • If we like your application we will start you off with your first book summary.
    • You Exec has the right to refuse any work that does not meet our quality standards.
    • After your first assignment we will continue sending you weekly book summary requests depending on your availability.
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